The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 12 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 6.06% 25.81% 11.68%
As % of the General category 12.50% 41.38% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 9
Median salary - £40,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.36%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrow region.

General Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32 58 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 48.48% 62.37% 42.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 37
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £29,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,250 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

The demand trend of job ads across the Harrow region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Games
Salary Trend in Harrow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Harrow region.

Games Salary Trend in Harrow

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Harrow region with a requirement for Games.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (30.00%) User Stories
5 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (30.00%) Confluence
5 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) ETL
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
6 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (10.00%) NSubstitute
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Redmine
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (10.00%) Toad
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Security Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Remoting
3 1 (10.00%) ActiveX
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) COM
3 1 (10.00%) DCOM
3 1 (10.00%) ELK Stack
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ
3 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) F#
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) New Relic
2 1 (10.00%) VMware